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Sender

E. Louise [Duluth, Minnesota, United States]

Recipient

Mrs. J.G. Schneider [St. Joseph, Missouri, United States]

Postmark

1938-10-04

Caption

Split Rock is so named because two cliffs a quarter of a mile apart, when viewed from the lake, appear as one, split in twain. Split Rock Lighthouse, on the brink of a sheer cliff 200 feet above the lake is open to visitors daily except Sunday.

Physical Description

Linen postcard with divided back published by Gopher News Company, Minneapolis, Minnesota and printed in the United States by "C.T. Art Colortone" made only by Curt Teich & Co. Inc., Chicago, Illinois.

Condition

Used

Language of Message

English

Excerpt from Message

Just as you won’t forget dear. I was as glad Margaret had [illegible] with you, for I know [illegible] are lonesome times. We’ve had wonderfully nice sunny days, but today is very cold. It is so nice having Jessie home in the day times and Florence gets home from her teaching about 4.30. They are such a comfort and never [illegible]. So much love, dear, how we did huger for your delicious candy. Loving

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–Minnesota–Lake County

Publisher

Gopher News Company

Printer

Curt Teich & Company

Printer Number

7A-H1072

Printing Process

Color lithograph

Technique

Artist rendering

Date Issued

1930-1955

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Publisher Series

107-D

Postcard Collection Number

Minnesota-02

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

225 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\MN-02A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Lake Superior, Split Rock Lighthouse (Minnesota), Lighthouses, State Parks & Reserves

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